Fashion

Vintage Tennis Form and Fashion: 1925

Vintage Tennis Form and Fashion: 1925

Majorie Wooden about to make a smashing tennis shot in her 1920s outfit. Photo taken in 1925. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Reading to Her Dog: 1904

Reading to Her Dog: 1904

Helen Keller reading a braille book, petting her dog (a Boston Terrier perhaps?). Photo copyright by Whitman, Chelsea, Massachusetts in 1904. LOC original medium: photographic print.

Ready to Fly: 1920s

Ready to Fly: 1920s

1920s Broadway actress Mabel Withee showing off a flapper style dress. Bain News Service, publisher. LOC original medium: glass negative.

D.C. Streetcars: 1920

D.C. Streetcars: 1920

Streetcars and passengers at 11th and F, NW, Washington, D.C., between 1918 and 1920. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Knickerbockers in Style: 1922

Knickerbockers in Style: 1922

Colorado Senator Lawrence C. Phipps, wearing knickerbockers, taking a break from a round of golf, 1922. National Photo Company. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Sunbonnet Sensation: 1936

Sunbonnet Sensation: 1936

Sunbonnet lady living the rural life in the midwest, 1936. No location or photographer information with the photo but others in the collection were taken in Missouri and Arkansas by photographer Carl Mydans for the U.S. Resettlement Administration. LOC original medium: 35 mm nitrate negative.

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